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High availability

Always on: stable systems and maximum availability

Digital services must be available for customers, partners and employees at all times and with high performance, especially during external attacks and possible outages. The Airlock Secure Access Hub forms the stable basis that guarantees high availability.

Highlights high availability

  • Failover cluster
     
  • Load balancing
     
  • Zero-downtime operation
     
  • DoS protection
     
  • Attack blocking (filtering)
     
  • Access authentication and authorisation
     
  • Virtual patching

Availability and performance

Airlock ensures proactive load balancing of the services it protects. In other words, should a system become unavailable, a failover to a healthy system is immediately triggered and an optimum user experience is upheld, even if maintenance work is being carried out at the same time. After all, nothing frustrates users more than services simply being ‘down’.

The Secure Access Hub itself is robustly protected against failures and supports active/passive as well as active/active cluster operation. This guarantees zero-downtime operation and also ensures that new versions and updated configurations can be deployed while the system is running.

Our goal was to implement a centralized and open platform that supports agile and secure app-based transactions and ensures maximum security and stability in the backend. We didn't want to compromise. The solution had to be immediately deployable, with minimal customization, and feature state-of-the-art technologies.

Thomas Balmer CTO Pintail

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No downtime caused by attacks

Attacks such as denial of service attacks (DoS), scanning, brute forcing or the exploitation of security vulnerabilities can severely impair the availability of a service or even lead to total system failure. The Secure Access Hub therefore provides comprehensive protection for web applications and APIs against attacks. Services are also protected against unauthorized access.

Airlock Security experts proactively monitor developments in the hacker scene and will provide solutions immediately in the event of an emergency so that applications do not have to be removed from the network at the next ‘heartbleed’.

Our whitepapers

Zero Trust is a journey

The digital transformation of the world continues to progress, and it is profoundly affecting private life and job profiles. Lern more about the effects of ongoing digitization and how it affects modern information technology

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Airlock 2FA

The two-factor authentication (2FA, MFA or SCA for short) in the area of IT security offers double the security. In combination with efficient customer identity & access management (cIAM), numerous processes are significantly simplified. Find out more about strong authentication and the possibilities that Airlock offers in our whitepaper.

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From spoilsport to the pioneer of digitisation

Digitisation is presenting businesses with new challenges which go far beyond information technology. This primarily relates to an aspect which is becoming increasingly important: IT security. Learn how IT security is accelerating digitization.


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Accelerate digitisation

In order to stay technically viable in this digital transformation, companies must increasingly switch to hybrid cloud environments. This requires new security approaches as well as a mature customer identity and access management system. Learn more about this topic in our whitepaper in cooperation with our partners Deloitte, eperi und SHE.

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-Our whitepapers-

Zero Trust is a journey

The digital transformation of the world continues to progress, and it is profoundly affecting private life and job profiles in a manner that was hard to imagine just a few years ago.

This whitepaper covers the effects of continuous digitization and its implications.

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Toward DevSecOps

In this whitepaper, you will learn the most important insights into how you can successfully and efficiently implement DevSecOps, which security components are required for this, and what benefits a microgateway architecture brings.

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Airlock 2FA - Strong Authentication. Easy.

The two-factor authentication in the area of IT security offers double the security.

Find out more about strong authentication and the possibilities that Airlock offers in our whitepaper.

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Further whitepapers

We provide whitepapers on these and other topics free of charge:

  • successful IAM projects
  • Compliance
  • Data protection (GDPR)
  • Introduction of PSD2
  • PCI DSS requirements
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